There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia to Fordham University by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Fordham Harlem

$85 - $220

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal 3200 / ...
  2. Take the bus from W 145 St/St Nicholas Av to Southern Bl/Botanical Gardens Bx19

$16 - $45

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Bus Focus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York 31st St.
  2. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 29 St to Boston Rd / Pelham Pkwy BxM11

$24 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Fordham University 104.6 miles

$10 - $15

Fly, line 7 subway, train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Fordham

$136 - $481

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Fordham University. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia and arriving at E Fordham Rd/Bathgate Av via Madison Av/E 29 St and Pelham Pkwy/White Plains Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Fordham University is 93 miles. The road distance is 104.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Fordham University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Philadelphia to Fordham University, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Fordham University bus services, operated by Focus, depart from Philadelphia station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Fordham University is to train which takes 2 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Philadelphia to Fordham University bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Boston Rd / Pelham Pkwy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Fordham University is 105 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Philadelphia to Fordham University.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Fordham University.
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  • Distance: 92.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Fordham University, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Fordham University via New York Penn Station, Times Sq - 42 St, Grand Central - 42 St, Grand Central, and Fordham in around 2 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Fordham University via New York 31st St., Madison Av/E 29 St, Boston Rd / Pelham Pkwy, Pelham Pkwy/White Plains Rd, and E Fordham Rd/Bathgate Av in around 3 h 11 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Fordham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$9 - $14
At station
$4 - $10
Bus operators
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York 31st St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Book at
gotobus.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 29 St to Boston Rd / Pelham Pkwy
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from W 145 St/St Nicholas Av to Southern Bl/Botanical Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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